Can‑aponte, Municipality of San Jose de Buan, Province of Samar

Summary data
Typebarangay
Island groupVisayas
RegionEastern Visayas (Region VIII)
ProvinceSamar
MunicipalitySan Jose de Buan
Postal code6723
Population (2015)611
Philippine major island(s)Samar
Coordinates12.0530, 124.9879

Can‑aponte is a barangay in the municipality of San Jose de Buan, in the province of Samar. Its population as determined by the 2015 Census was 611. This represented 7.86% of the total population of San Jose de Buan.

Demographics

Population by age group

According to the 2015 Census, the age groups with the highest population in Can-aponte are in the ranges 5 to 9, and 10 to 14, with 88 individuals. Conversely, the age group with the lowest population is 75 to 79, with 3 individuals.

details
Age groupPopulation (2015)
Under 115
1 to 474
5 to 988
10 to 1488
15 to 1968
20 to 2461
25 to 2954
30 to 3427
35 to 3929
40 to 4420
45 to 4921
50 to 5423
55 to 5913
60 to 647
65 to 698
70 to 748
75 to 793
80 and over4
Total611

Historical population

The population of Can-aponte grew from 168 in 1990 to 611 in 2015, an increase of 443 people. The latest census figures in 2015 denote a positive growth rate of 1.81%, or an increase of 55 people, from the previous population of 556 in 2010.

Census datePopulationGrowth rate
168
2447.24%
54218.66%
497-1.19%
5564.17%
6111.81%

Location

Can‑aponte is situated at approximately 12.0530, 124.9879, in the island of Samar. Elevation at these coordinates is estimated at 182.1 meters or 597.4 feet above mean sea level.


Adjacent barangays

Can‑aponte shares a common border with the following barangay(s):

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Notes

  1. Data on population is from the Philippine Statistics Authority.
  2. Postal code information is from the Philippine Postal Corporation.